Pasternack new series of Step Attenuators offers Precision Control of Signal levels

Pasternack expanded its portfolio of Attenuators for use in high-reliability applications requiring precise control of signal levels, including precision measurements, prototyping and characterization product systems and instrumentation.

Step Attenuators

The new Step Attenuators feature a maximum VSWR of 1.4:1, a maximum insertion loss of 1 dB and attenuation accuracy of +/- 5 dB, making them well-suited for high-reliability applications requiring accurate control of attenuation values.

Additional performance characteristics for these new attenuators include high power and wide coverage with a 2-watt power rating and an operating frequency range up to 18 GHz. To address a wide variety of applications, they provide attenuation step sides ranging from 1 dB to 99 dB and SMA and N-type connectorized designs.

“This new series of step attenuators ensures our customers attain reliable performance for their extreme precision applications,said Steven Pong, Senior Product Manager.

Pasternack’s new attenuators are in-stock and ready for immediate shipment with no minimum order quantity.